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Independence Day: Resurgence Review

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Winfree and Radulich continue their walk through the summer blockbusters this week with sequel to 1996's sci-fi/disaster mash-up, Independence Day, with Independence Day: Resurgence!

As the Fourth of July nears, satellite engineer David Levinson (Jeff Goldblum) investigates a 3,000-mile-wide mother ship that's approaching Earth. Fortunately, 20 years earlier, nations across the world started to use recovered extraterrestrial technology to develop an immense defense program. When the alien invaders attack with unprecedented force, the U.S. president, teams of scientists and brave fighter pilots spring into action to save the planet from a seemingly invincible enemy.
Release date: June 24, 2016 (USA)
Director: Roland Emmerich
Film series: Independence Day film series
Budget: 165 million USD
Music composed by: Thomas Wanker, Harald Kloser, David Arnold